Monthly Archives: November 2020

Annual General Meeting 2020

Due to the ongoing pandemic and in line with the Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 the Hospice of the Valleys Board of Trustees and it’s members held a virtual Annual General Meeting on 19th November 2020. We had planned to live-stream the meeting for the public but due to unforeseen technical issues this was…

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Reverend Watson

  Reverend Roy Watson has been Chaplain at Hospice of the Valleys since 2014. As part of his role he regularly visits the Day Centre at the Hospice to chat with our palliative and Dementia groups and will visit a patient in their own home to offer spiritual support if needed. Reverend Watson also conducts…

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Congratulations Emma!

Meet Emma, she is one of the Hospice’s Advanced Clinical Practitioner and has recently completed her Masters, receiving a non-medical prescribing qualification. Emma primarily works at Ysbyty Aneurin Bevan (YAB) and is the link there for any Hospice patients that have been admitted to hospital.  Emma supports those patients who require palliative and also end…

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A Day in the Life of Hospice at Home

My name is Alison and I work as a Health Care Assistant (HCA) for the Hospice at Home (H@H) Team at Hospice of the Valleys, we care for patients overnight in their own homes, within the Blaenau Gwent area. I wanted to share my experience of working as a HCA for the hospice throughout the…

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